Sail Newport, New England’s largest public sailing center, is offering the public the opportunity to Try Sailing in Newport this summer!

Whether you are new to the sport or haven’t sailed in awhile, and want to sail with an experienced skipper, schedule a Try Sailing experience with Sail Newport this summer!

Up to three guests can board Sail Newport’s boats for the fun.  Sail Newport is open seven days a week and is offering Try Sailing on weekdays, weekends and holidays!


  • $35 per person adult
  • $18 – Aged 11-17
  • Free for 10 years and under

Weekends & Holidays

  • $40 per person adult
  • $20 – Aged 11-17
  • Free for 10 years and under

Sail Newport has life jackets of all sizes, so all ages are invited to Try Sailing. Sail Newport reminds participants to bring hats, sunglasses, sunscreen and a jacket or fleece to layer.

Sailing opportunities vary with the weather and demand for the boats with Sail Newport’s many programs. Contact Sail Newport’s Dock Office by phone 401-849-8385 or by email to make a reservation.

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